Upcoming & Ongoing plus Regular Weekly and Monthly Events

Ongoing and Upcoming

•Ridge Route Museum Annual Raffle winners to be chosen Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Festival of Lights Holiday Faire, Frazier Park. Two hand-knit afghans by Hanni Mosig will be raffled; buy tickets at the Ridge Route Museum, $1 or 6 for $5 (661-245-7747 and rrchs@frazmtn.com).

•Coat Drive to warm our mountain neighbors seeks clean, gently-used coats, hats, gloves and blankets. Bring your items to State Farm Insurance (3015 Mt. Pinos Way, #202, FP) and Pine Mountain Realty (16206 Pine Valley Lane, Pine Mountain Village), Nov. 1–Dec. 3.

•Toys for Tots Program application deadline is December 2, noon. Applications may be filled out at the Family Resource Center. Toy donation deadline is December 15, with all toys contributed by our community staying local. Call the Family Resource Center at 245-4303 for more details.

•Hey kids! Do you love taking photos? Enter the Mountain Youth Photo Contest for ages 6-18, sponsored by Mel and Kathy Weinstein. Get your entry in this month for a chance to win $100. Pick up submission forms at the Frazier Park Library, The Mountain Enterprise office in Frazier Park, or Basecamp in Pine Mountain Village.

•‘Lend Me a Tenor’ is an award-winning, door-slamming farce presented by the Mountain Theater Alliance on Nov. 14, 15, 17, 21, and 22 at the PMC Condor Room (2425 Beechwood Way, PMC). Fantastico! Dinner theater is $30/person, or attend the play-only matinee on Nov. 17 for $15/person. Reserve your tickets at the PMC office (with credit card, call 661-242-3788). For more info call 242-6904.

•Witness a dazzling musical tree show with more than 2 million colorful, LED lights, Nov. 29–Dec. 31, nightly 5:30–9 p.m. at California Living Museum (10500 Alfred Harrell Hwy., Bakersfield). Tickets, $6–$12 available at vallitix.com. Call CALM at 661-872-2256 for details.

Saturday, Nov. 16

•Go wild for flowers at the second-annual, one-day-only Poppy Sale at the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve, Jane S. Pinheiro Interpretive Center (15101 Lancaster Rd., Lancaster), 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Sip hot spiced cider as you shop for wildflower cards and paintings; poppy-themed shirts, hats, jewelry and more. Proceeds will benefit the Poppy Reserve/Mojave Desert Interpretive Association.

•Free Photography Class for Mountain Youth by pro photographer Mel Weinstein, is offered at 11 a.m., for ages 6–18 at the Frazier Park Library (3732 Park Dr., Frazier Park). Call to reserve your spot in the class (661-245-1267). Digital cameras are available.

Saturday, Nov. 23

•Speak Easy Theater presents six short plays at Basecamp (Pine Mountain Village, Unit 12), 7 p.m. Admission is $5 (one beverage incl.) 242-7007.

•Good works to be done in the field: Join the crew in cleaning up Lockwood Creek Campground. Meet at 9:45 a.m. at the trailhead for Lockwood Creek (down Lockwood Valley Rd, and follow USFS signs to Lockkwood Creek). Email lpgspr@gmail.com for more info and to sign up.

Friday, Nov. 29

•Kick off the season at the Annual Tree Lighting at 6 p.m. in front of the Pine Mountain clubhouse tennis courts. Join in the fun with cookies, hot chocolate, coffee, and of course, caroling.

•It’s Novelist Writing Month. If you’re a budding writer or a pro, use a library computer or your own to come hash it out, 2-5 p.m. in the FP Library’s large meeting room (3732 Park Dr., Frazier Park).

Saturday, Nov. 30

•Visit the Artist’s Gallery during its big Grand Re-Opening (16331 Askin Dr., Pine Mtn Village), 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Enjoy wine and cheese during a concert at 6:30 p.m.; raffle and silent auction too!

•The annual Pine Mountain Holiday Fair is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Pine Mountain Clubhouse. Come to see all the wonderful crafts created by community artisans and craft vendors.

•It’s a perfect day for a Treasure Hunt! Get a treasure map and join in the fun for Small Business Saturday in Frazier Park. Prizes from Mountain Communities Chamber: mymountainchamber.com.


At the Frazier Park Public Library

Thursday, Nov. 14
•11:30 a.m. Personal Computer Coach. Call for an appointment 245-1267.
•3:30 p.m. Tail Waggin’ reading tutor by Donna Marie Kuehn & Ginger Snap (Ruff)!

Friday, Nov. 15 •2-5 p.m.
Novelist Writing Month. Come write your novel!

Saturday, Nov. 16
•9-9:30 a.m. Free Beginning Piano by Karen Anthony. Call 245-1189 to sign up.
•11 a.m. Photography Class for Mountain Youth Photo Contest.
•3:30-5 p.m. Reading of the Classics by local actors. All are welcome.

Tuesday, Nov. 19
•11:30 a.m. Family Storytime by Christine Kearns-Brown.

Wednesday, Nov. 20
•3:30 p.m. Chess Guess the next move for a free movie rental. Everyone is welcome. Coach Bill Hopper is available to teach beginners.

Library hours: Tue., Wed., Thur. 11-7; Sat. 9-5
3732 Park Drive, FP— 661-245-1267



Every Monday:

•White Sage Lace Guild, Bobbin lace & tatting 9-3 Liz 242-0619
•Meals on Wheels Distribution (also Wed., Fri.) 245-1952
•Senior Exercise 11 a.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-1992
•Frazier Mountain Quilters, Frazier Park  Senior Center, 12:30-4 p.m. Pam 331-1837
•Florence Cuddy Farm volunteer day is 1-4 p.m. at Cuddy Hall
•Christmas Community Choir all ages 5:15-6 p.m. at the Vineyard Church. More info 242-2321
•Al-Anon Meetings 6:30-7:30 p.m. Healthy Start Meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park 245-2557

Every Tuesday:
•Family Story Time 11:30 a.m. Frazier Park Library 245-1267
•Canasta, Frazier Park Community Center Senior Room 1 p.m.
•Kern County Search & Rescue 7 p.m. Frazier Park Community Building.

Every Wednesday:
•Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Women’s Bible Study 10 a.m. 242-1025
•OK Farm volunteer day 10-12 noon 3433 Los Padres Dr., FP
•Florence Cuddy Farm volunteer day is 1-4 p.m. at Cuddy Hall
•Chess: All ages welcome 3:30 p.m. Coach Bill Hopper to teach at Frazier Park Library 245-1267
•CrossTrainers at Frazier Mountain Community Center 6:30-8 p.m. 3rd-7th graders (girls 3rd-9th) Coach Rose 248-2004

Every Thursday:
•Scrappers Club 8-2 Pool Pavilion at PMC Clubhouse
•Paralegal at Family Resource Center 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, 245-4303
•Senior Exercise 11 a.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-1992
•Personal computer coaching 11:30 a.m. Frazier Park Library, 245-1267
•E-Reader help. Call for appt. Frazier Park Library 245-1267
•Mexican Train Domino, Frazier Mountain Park Community Center Senior Rm. 1 p.m. 245-1992
•Awana-All children welcome ages 3 yrs.-6th grade 6 p.m. at Pine Mtn. Christian Community Church

Every Friday:
•AA Meeting is 6-7:30 p.m. Healthy Start meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Ste. 102, Frazier Park

Every Saturday:
•Yard Sale Show, Channel 14 Cable show at 7 a.m. 245-2688
•Reading of the Greek drama  5-6:30 p.m. Frazier Park Library
•Bingo 7-9 p.m. VFW Hall, 612 Canada Trail, FP 245-3273

Every Sunday:
•Strolls with the Sierra Club. Meet at PMC Clubhouse parking lot 8-9:30 a.m. 242-0432
•Mexican Train Domino and Canasta at the Frazier Park Community Center Senior Room 1 p.m.
•Youth Group (7th -12th grades) at Pine Mountain Christian Community Church, 5-7 p.m. 242-1025


1st & 3rd Thurs: Crochet 4 p.m.  Frazier Park Library 245-1267

2nd & 4th Wed: Dept. of Human Services 9:30-11:30 a.m. Family Resource Center. No appt. needed.
•Senior Sack 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-3409

2nd & 4th Sat: Veterans Support Group 7 p.m. near Midway Market upstairs in LOW  245-4269



First Mon: Pine Mountain Village Merchants 9 a.m. Mil Potrero
Mutual Water Company 242-4022

First Wed: Salvation Army Commodities Distribution 10:30 a.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-3995

First Thu: Boys & Girls Club board meeting,12 noon, Tejon Mountain Village office 661-663-4281
•LOW Mutual Water Co meeting is 7 p.m. at Cuddy Hall

First Fri: Red Hat Society Frazier Mountain Mommas 9 a.m.
Call Kay for place 245-2673

•Drum & Sound Circle
6:30-8:30 p.m. PowWow Lodge,
2400 Ironwood Dr., PMC 242-1779

First Sat: VFW & Ladies Auxiliary 11 a.m. VFW Post Hall
•KYIS Knitting Guild meet at PMC Clubhouse Pool Pavilion 1-4 p.m.
•Sierra Club Condor Group
6:30 p.m. Pool Pavilion, PMC
Clubhouse 242-0423

Second Tues: Gorman School Board 3:30 p.m. at the school

•Lebec County Water District board meeting, 7 p.m.
2037 Lebec Road, Lebec

Second Wed: Ridge Route
Communities Museum board
meeting 6 p.m. at the museum

Second Thu: Assemblywoman Shannon Grove’s mobile office hours 10-11 a.m. Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, FP Appt. Javier at 661-395-2995.

•Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s mobile office hours are 10-11 a.m. at the Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park. For an appointment call Vince at 661-327-3611

•South West Health Care District meeting 6 p.m. Frazier Mountain Community Health Center

•Pinon Pines Water Board 6:30 p.m. Firehouse

•Frazier Park Public Utility District board meeting 6 p.m. at office.

•ETUSD School Board 7 p.m.
Frazier Mountain High School
campus in the Continuation
Room 248-6247

Second Fri: Pine Mountain Town Hall 7 p.m. Info call 242-3788
Second Sat: Scouts West 4 x 4 Club at Caveman Cavey’s 10 a.m. 245-3250

•Warped Yarns Spinning and Weaving Guild in Pinon Pines.
Call Holly at 245-2489 or
Mary 242-7005 for location.

•Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Ladies Potluck Brunch. Call Linda Rivette at 242-1618 for details and location.

Third Mon: Mobile Medical
Clinic. Free. 15011 Lockwood
Valley Road. Chico Larson at  Sheriff’s maintenance yard
10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Third Tues: South Kern Cemetery District board meeting 5:30 p.m. Arvin Library, 
Third Wed: Shelter on the Hill board, Tejon Ranch Natural Resource Bldg. 6 p.m. 245-5021 Members & guests

•AARP Board meeting 9:30 a.m. Frazier Park Senior Center. Shirley 245-1782

Third Thu: McCASA Meeting 5 p.m. Family Resource Center meeting room downstairs. For  more info call 245-4303

Pine Mountain Gardeners meeting 7 p.m. in the PMC Pool Pavilion. For more info call Erik Sluyter 242-6960


This is part of the November 15, 2013 online edition of The Mountain Enterprise.

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